Community News

  1. Up and coming community events:

    Christmas Fair - Saturday 24th November 2018 11am - 3pm

    Children's Christmas Party - Sunday 9th December 2018 2pm - 4pm
    Tickets £1 per child

    Summer Fair 2019 - Sunday 7th July 11am - 3pm

    For more information please contact the office on 01256 869626 or
  2. We are currently working on opening new facilities in 2019/2020 and we are taking expressions of interest for regular hirers and those agencies who may be looking for venues to deliver services in the community.

    These new facilities will be in the units at 17 & 19 Greenlands Road and in the Main Park Prewett Hall in Northbrook Crescent.

    Keep an eye out for how these will be brought into use as the building work continues.

    Please contact us for more information on availability and details on room sizes.

    Please send your enquiries to
  3. We currently have several opportunities for regular hirers at the Community Centre:
    • Tuesday Evening
    • Thursday Evening
    • Saturday - Morning & Afternoon
    We also have a new building opening in 2019 and we are looking for expressions of interest for all days of the week for both term time and holidays.

    If you would like to know more information please contact our bookings team on or call 01256 869626.

  4. Anyone wishing to hire the minibus will need to supply a code to share their driving licence record before hiring the minibus.

    Driving licence paper counterpart has been replaced by this system from 8th June 2015.
  5. The next parish council meeting is:

    Monday 24th September 2018

    meetings start at 7.30pm in the Community Centre

    Rooksdown Parish Clerk email:

    Rooksdown's Borough Councillor is Simon Bound and he can be contacted on


    with updates available on Facebook @Cllr.Simon.Bound
    or on Twitter @Simon.Bound